22 Jan 2018

Full-Time Mental Health Technician

Children’s Recovery Center – Posted by odmhsashrNorman, Oklahoma, United States

Job Description

Company Overview:
The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) is responsible for providing services to Oklahomans who are affected by mental illness and substance abuse. ODMHSAS strives to provide persistent, incremental improvements in the quality and effectiveness of treatment which results in better recovery for more Oklahomans. Our state-operated facilities are commissioned to provide services that promote consumer empowerment, wellness, recovery, and integration in the community.

The Children’s Recovery Center of Oklahoma (CRC) is located in Norman, Oklahoma, and serves all 77 counties in Oklahoma as the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) treatment center for young people ages 13 through 17. CRC provides community crisis stabilization and residential treatment for substance abuse and co-occurring mental health and trauma related conditions.

Children’s Recovery Center of Oklahoma is committed to creating a nonviolent and trauma-informed culture through the seven (7) Sanctuary Commitments. Those Commitments are – Non-Violence, Emotional Intelligence, Social Learning, Shared Governance, Open Communication, Social Responsibility, and Commitment to Growth and Change.

Job Type/Salary: Full-time (8 hour shifts) All shifts available $20,800 – $23,000+ annually depending on education and experience plus shift differentials when working evenings, nights and weekends.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. EOE

• Works as a part of the treatment team by developing and maintaining a supportive relationship with consumers in order to address strengths, goals and barriers to recovery.
• Records patient information in electronic medical records.
• Works with consumers on daily living skills and other recovery topics.
• 2-4 year of mental health experience or 2-4 years of college education or equivalent combination.
• Valid Driver’s License
• Possesses a strong commitment to patient well-being and safety and believes that recovery is possible!

Benefit Highlights:
• Generous benefit allowance to off-set insurance costs
• Flexible Spending Account
• 11 Paid Holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous company match
• Employee Assistance Program
• Longevity Bonus for years of service

Application Process: Please send resume with cover letter referencing job title & 2018 – 16 CRC to humanresources@odmhsas.org.

Job Categories: Featured and Healthcare. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 20,000 - 40,000. Job expires in 29 days.

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